Effects of Autism Spectrum Disorder on Development Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1.

Richie's father put his hands on his hips and sternly said, 'Come here!' Richie took his time with coming to his father, as he didn't realize that his father was angry.

Which of the following describe why Richie, a child with ASD, could not tell his father was angry?

Question 2 2.

Six-year-old Victoria has ASD. When a peer asked Victoria to play at recess, Victoria plainly said 'no' and walked away. The peer's feelings were hurt.

Which of the following social deficits is Victoria NOT demonstrating?

Question 3 3. Dax is a four-year-old who has difficulty regulating his emotions. Sometimes he will engage in scary _____ behaviors like banging his head on a wall or biting himself due to intense feelings of being overwhelmed, frustrated, and stressed.

Question 4 4. What controversy among researchers kept SPD out of the latest version of the DSM?

Question 5 5. How do autism and SPD relate as separate disorders?

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Question 6 6. How do people with SPD react to the world?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is TRUE about students with autism spectrum disorders in an inclusive educational setting?

Question 8 8. What is an imitation impairment?

Question 9 9. How can you help students with autism spectrum disorders succeed in cooperative learning situations?

Question 10 10. Students diagnosed on the Autism Spectrum may not be able to use _____ because of anxiety and sensory concerns. This can cause a barrier to vocational success.

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Question 11 11. What are instructional methods that you may use to provide job support to students?

Question 12 12. Which is an example of an activity you may use to overcome vocational barriers by using employment preparation and education?

Question 13 13. In an effort to improve speech language development for children with autism, it is recommended that:

Question 14 14. Expressive language delay is when:

Question 15 15. The parroting or repeating of certain words or phrases is known as:

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Question 16 16. Which of these is not a symptom of ASD?

Question 17 17. Why is it possible for a person with autism to be arrested for behavior related to their condition?

Question 18 18. Which of these is a condition that is comorbid with ASD?

Question 19 19. What is one example of cognitive self-regulation?

Question 20 20. What aspect of self-regulation might be helped by a rewards chart?

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Question 21 21. What is self-regulation?

Question 22 22. When four-year-old Mauricio hears a loud fire alarm, he is overwhelmed by the sound but puts his hands over his mouth instead of his ears. This is an example of _____, which is an abnormal sensory confusion behavior of children with ASD.

Question 23 23. When AJ, who is diagnosed with ASD, gets very frustrated, he bangs his head on the wall. This _____ is very worrisome to his parents.

Question 24 24. Emilia, a toddler with ASD, nods her head continuously, especially when she feels stressed and overwhelmed. Which of the following categories of behavioral characteristics of ASD does Emilia's behavior fall into?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is not an early social-deficit symptom of ASD before a child reaches the age of one?

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Question 26 26. What percentage of people with autism also have a sensory processing problem?

Question 27 27. Students with autism benefit from _____ in their learning environment.

Question 28 28. _____ is an agency required by the Workforce Investment Opportunity Act to provide vocational supports such as job shadowing, internships, and employment opportunities.

Question 29 29. Communication difficulties experienced by children with autism are caused by:

Question 30 30. According to the US Centers for Disease Control, how many Americans have disorders that may fall on the autism spectrum?

Effects of Autism Spectrum Disorder on Development Chapter Exam Instructions

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